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Submitted By: David Eisenstadt on Jul 10, 2008
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Description 

Hound Ears is NOT a climbing destination and is included here only for reference purposes. Hound Ears is one site in the annual Triple Crown bouldering competition and is open ONLY during the comp. Climbing here at any other time is strictly forbidden.

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Weather station 12.1 miles from here

18 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',10],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',3],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Hound Ears:
The Anchor   V4 6B     Boulder, 8'   
The Blade   V6 7A     Boulder, 20'   
Champagne Jam   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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SF leading Champagne Jam. Triple Crown Oct. 09

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the scene
the scene
waiting for the starting gun. TC Oct .09
waiting for the starting gun. TC Oct .09
SF dodging the top rope on Champagne Jam
SF dodging the top rope on Champagne Jam
Air Jesus
Air Jesus
That is a BIG boulder.
That is a BIG boulder.

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By Ben Sachs
Oct 13, 2008
Not black granite, this is quartzite.
By David Eisenstadt
From: orlando,florida
Nov 10, 2008
woops, my bad :)